Kathmandu, Nov 19 (IANS) As Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala's government began a battle for survival in parliament Monday, civil servants began quitting en masse in protest against the growing insecurity in the Terai plains.
Monday, November 19, 2007 1:26:20 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 19 (IANS) The battle in Nepal's parliament that started over King Gyanendra's fate is now threatening to unseat Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala and topple the interim government as the winter session starts Monday.
Monday, November 19, 2007 12:07:58 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 18 (IANS) Former US president and Nobel laureate Jimmy Carter will arrive in Kathmandu again next week on a second Nepal peace mission.
Sunday, November 18, 2007 5:28:32 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 17 (IANS) With peace negotiations floundering for nearly two months, Nepal's Maoist guerrillas have unveiled a new road map that seeks the sacking of King Gyanendra and reshuffling of the interim government of Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala.
Saturday, November 17, 2007 12:47:26 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 16 (IANS) Though Nepal's Maoists returned to parliament after waging an armed struggle for 10 years, the world is not yet ready to accept them as envoys. Four countries, to which the government appointed Maoist nominees as ambassadors, are still sitting on the 'agreemo' they have to send to indicate they have no objection to the appointees.
Friday, November 16, 2007 2:54:16 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 15 (IANS) Long-standing political disputes in South Asia have proved a major barrier to the growth of an energy market, according to a World Bank study.
Thursday, November 15, 2007 4:43:58 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 15 (IANS) Stung by mounting criticism for failing to punish the alleged Maoist killers of a journalist more than a month after the incident, the Nepal government said it would pay compensation to his family as well as initiate a search for another scribe missing for over four months.
Thursday, November 15, 2007 12:06:36 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 15 (IANS) A new multi-party government is in power in Nepal, but India is not planning to resume arms supplies that were stopped in February 2005 to show displeasure over King Gyanendra's bid to rule by force.
Thursday, November 15, 2007 7:33:13 AM
Kathmandu, Nov 14 (IANS) Dozens of Nepali journalists marched in capital city Kathmandu Wednesday as part of their fresh campaign to get justice for a slain peer who was abducted and killed by Maoist guerrillas.
Wednesday, November 14, 2007 3:42:58 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 14 (IANS) Nepal's Maoists, who are no longer part of the government, Wednesday ruled out the possibility of holding the constituent assembly election before the ouster of King Gyanendra.
Wednesday, November 14, 2007 1:24:20 PM
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